• Imam Hasan (AS) – the epitome of excellence

    Imam Hasan (AS) – the epitome of excellence

    Sep 14, 2021 07:56

    According to a narration, today the 7th of Safar is the day on which in the year 50 AH, was martyred through a fatal dose of poisoning Hasan Mojtaba (AS), the elder grandson and Second Infallible Heir of Prophet Mohammad (blessings of God upon him and his progeny).

  • Ruqaiyya (PBUH) the innocent martyr of Damascus

    Ruqaiyya (PBUH) the innocent martyr of Damascus

    Sep 12, 2021 09:24

    Today, the 5th of Safar is a doleful day in Islamic history. It is the anniversary of the martyrdom of a girl who was four years old. Yet, despite her tender years and the sorrows she suffered, including the loss of her father, torture at the hands of his murderers, and imprisonment, she was a picture of virtue, faith, piety, prudence, forbearance, and patience in the face of acute oppression.

  • Imam Baqer (PBUH) – preserver of Azadari (mourning ceremonies)

    Imam Baqer (PBUH) – preserver of Azadari (mourning ceremonies)

    Sep 10, 2021 14:48

    Today, on the 3rd of the mourning month of Safar we present you a special programme on the life and times of a person who was born on this day and since childhood passed through a range of calamities, witnessing as a 4-year old boy the world’s most heartrending tragedy.

  • Safar 1 – The triumph of Islam in enemy’s court

    Safar 1 – The triumph of Islam in enemy’s court

    Sep 08, 2021 08:33

    Today is the first of Safar, the fateful day on which survivors of the heartrending tragedy of Karbala were brought in chains and fetters to the court of the tyrant Yazid in Damascus in 61 AH.

  • The unique jihad of Imam Zain al-Abedin (PBUH)

    The unique jihad of Imam Zain al-Abedin (PBUH)

    Sep 03, 2021 08:49

    The 25th of Muharram is the day on which the survivor of the heartrending tragedy of Karbala, Imam Zain al-Abedin (PBUH), attained martyrdom because of a fatal dose of poisoning in the year 95 AH, 34 years after the tragic martyrdom of his father Imam Hussein (PBUH).

  • The 4th Imam’s immortal legacy

    The 4th Imam’s immortal legacy

    Aug 21, 2021 08:31

    Condolences to you on the 12th of Moharram, which according to a narration is supposed to be the martyrdom anniversary of the Survivor of the Karbala Tragedy, Imam Zain al-Abedin (PBUH), the fourth Infallible Successor of Prophet Mohammad (blessings of God upon him and his progeny.

  • Ashura – history’s most heartrending tragedy

    Ashura – history’s most heartrending tragedy

    Aug 19, 2021 08:59

    Heartfelt condolences to you on the anniversary of the most heart- wrenching event the world has ever seen, and which despite the passing of a millennium, three centuries and eighty-two years, continues to interact with human conscience in every age and era to guide people and nations towards reforms and the quest for social justice based on dignity.

  • Muharram special (10)

    Muharram special (10)

    Aug 19, 2021 08:52

    Today is the 10th of Moharram, known as Ashura. This is the second year that the mourning ceremonies of Imam Hussein are held mainly in open spaces due to the spread of coronavirus pandemic. Ashura is the day of the greatest epic of history and the most heart-rending catastrophe of mankind, namely, the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (PBUH) and his loyal companions and the captivity of the women and children of his encampment.

  • Muharram special (9)

    Muharram special (9)

    Aug 18, 2021 12:53

    Today is the 9th of Moharram, known as Tasua. Imam Sadeq (AS) said, “Tasua is the day in which Hussein (AS) and his companions were besieged in Karbala, the troop of Shaam encircled him and blocked his way. And the son of Marjaneh (Ibn Ziad) and Omar Sa’d were rejoicing of having a big troop and they considered Hussein and his companions as weak and were certain that Hussein would have no more helper and companion and the people of Iraq would not come to his assistance.”

  • Tasua, the day of devotion to the devout Abbas

    Tasua, the day of devotion to the devout Abbas

    Aug 18, 2021 12:44

    Our heartfelt condolences to everybody on the doleful day of Tasua, the day that preceded history's most heartrending tragedy, and the day on which Imam Husain (AS) gave respite to all conscientious persons in every age and era to contemplate on truth and falsehood. The grandson of Prophet Mohammad (blessings of God upon him and his progeny) had with him devoted companions ready to sacrifice their life for defence of Islam and humanitarian values.